[insert figure 3 about here] in terms of port-city relationships, figure 4 compares the port-city relative concentration index of a number of global port cities between 1970 and 2005, of which hong kong and singapore. The competitiveness of global port-cities ports and cities are historically strongly linked, but the link between port and city growth has become weaker economic benefits often spill over to other regions, whereas negative impacts are localised in the port-city. As the port operator of choice in the world's gateway hubs, psa is the world's port of call media & publications view the latest news and publications produced by psa international. The competitiveness of global port-cities: the oecd port cities programme, elaborated with the support and co-operation of the free and hanseatic.
Global port cities in north america: urbanization processes and global production networks (routledge advances in geography) [boris vormann] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers as the material anchors of globalization, north america's global port cities channel flows of commodities, capital. The ultimate doomsday scenario would be the use of a cbrn weapon in a major global port-city with land links to the international supply chain there are over 30 such 'mega-ports', including new york, los angeles, london, hong kong, singapore, shanghai, antwerp, rotterdam and le havre. This feature is not available right now please try again later. Singapore: a clean and green city from garden city to a city in a garden introduction singapore is a city-state with a land area of about 710 km2i it is one of the most densely populated countries in the world and yet, harbours rich natue biodiversity.
What is singapore's importance on a global scale fill in the gap that a non-existent port of singapore leaves one city-state and not a huge chunk of the. Three models of global hub port-city are proposed to describe the different cases of hong kong, singapore and shanghai shanghai fits the model of a city-serving global hub port-city, which is. Global port cities with high exposure to coastal water level extremes.
Singapore - why is the city a global business hub even back in 2011, singapore's sea port was linked to 600 other ports in 123 countries via 200. Oecd home regional, rural and urban developmentthe competitiveness of global port-cities - en regional, rural and urban development the competitiveness of global port-cities. Port cities exhibition at the asian civilisations museum in singapore: multi-cultural communities and global trade from 1500-1900 by honeycombers editorial reisebuch (travel diary.
The competitiveness of global port-cities: the case of shanghai, china this working paper offers an evaluation of the performance of the port of shanghai, an analysis of the impact of the port on its territory and an assessment of policies in this field. The competitiveness of global port-cities: this study is the fifth in a series of case studies within the oecd port-cities programme, which. Specific characteristics of global hub port cities port function urban function port-city evolution serving major sea routes financial attractiveness rapid diversification global shipping line concentration air transport hub maintain logistic quality hub/feeder function city-state hinterland enlargement regional new port outside boundaries. The port of singapore refers to the it obtains raw or partially manufactured products from regional and global markets and exports beyond the port city :. Singapore is the world's top maritime capital in a report launched today, by norwegian consulting firm menon economics cementing the country's position as a global port hong kong and.
Singapore exports 179 products with revealed comparative advantage (meaning that its share of global exports is larger than what would be expected from the size of its export economy and from the size of a product's global market. Mpa academy, the training arm of the maritime and port authority of singapore (mpa) and the centre for liveable cities (clc) jointly organised its inaugural lecture on the maritime industry titled global trends in shipping and impact on port cities on wednesday, 19 february dr martin stopford. Singapore: is it a city or country global voicesnov 30, 2009 - is singapore a city or a country this question seems silly since singapore is globally. This study viewed modern model port city hubs, singapore and hong kong, from an asian perspective megan maruschke, review of alice mah,port cities and global.
This study compares how two global hub port cities in the asia-pacific region, hong kong and singapore, have sustained their port functions while transforming into major economic centers entropy indexes are calculated by district based on service industries related to port activities between 1993 and 2004. Nyu has received a grant from the henry luce foundation for a three-year project entitled port cities environments in global asia, which is a collaborative research and education initiative involving nyu faculty in new york, abu dhabi, and shanghai new york university has received a grant. Singapore is the capital city of singapore it has a population of 3,547,809, and is located on a latitue of 129 and longitude of 10385 singapore is also the political center of singapore, which is considered a republic, and home to its ceremonial head of state.
Goal: to promote an understanding, on a global scale, of the dynamics of change in energy systems, quantify emissions and their impacts, and accelerate the transition to carbon-neutral, environmentally benign energy systems while providing affordable energy to all. That's the case with our pick for this year's most entrepreneurial city for global trade, charlotte, north carolina singapore ($1 billion), a pacific port. Clc lecture series global trends in shipping and impact on port cities (19 february 2014, mnd auditorium, singapore) the centre for liveable cities, the m. Global ports holding is the world's largest cruise port operator with an established presence in the mediterranean, atlantic and asia-pacific regions, including extensive commercial port operations in turkey and montenegro.